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Continuation of the history of the province of Massachusetts Bay, from the year 1748.[microform] :With an introductory sketch of events from its original settlement. /by George Richards Minot, Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and Member of the Massachusetts Historical Society. ; Vol. I[-II] ; Published according to act of Congress.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Hutchinson, Thomas, 1711-1780. History of the colony of Massachusetts Bay.
Minot, George Richards, 1758-1802.
Publication
Boston : Printed by Manning & Loring.
Publisher Series
Early American imprints. First series ;
Date
Feb. 1798[-June, 1803]
Description
2 volumes ; 22 cm (8vo)
Notes
Dedicated to the officers, counsellors, and fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica.
Inscribed: "James Pierce" and "John Pierce / 1890" and "G. Ripley" and " Wm Olive Esq / 1804"
Intended as a continuation of Thomas Hutchinson's History of the colony of Massachusetts-Bay.
Only volume I present.
Title of v. 2 varies: Continuation of the history of the province of Massachusetts Bay, from the year 1748 to 1765. ...
Two states of the imprint of v. 2 noted. One (Shaw & Shoemaker 4659) reads: Boston: Printed for James White & Co. proprietors, by Manning & Loring. June, 1803. The other (Shaw & Shoemaker 4658) reads: Boston: Printed for J. White & Co. proprietors, by Manning & Loring. June, 1803.
Vol. 1: viii, [1], 10-304 p.; v. 2: vii, [2], 10-222, [2] p.
GUSN
319231
Call Number
CPT CPT-01-109.150 (Vol. I)
Descriptive terms
History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Places
Massachusetts
Massachusetts.

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